The Assisting Minister assists the Pastor during worship services, especially those in which Holy Communion is celebrated. The Assisting Minister leads portions of the liturgy, including the Creed, Prayers of Intercession, the Offertory Prayer, and Post Communion Prayer. The Assisting Minister sets the table for the Eucharist by pouring wine into the Chalices and uncovering the bread. Along with the Pastor, the Assisting Minister distributes bread to worshipers.
Who Can Join: All confirmed members are welcome to participate in this ministry.
Who We Serve: All who worship at Messiah
Contact: Sign- up sheets are in the Worship Ministry Schedules binder under the Communications board. First time Assistants should talk to Pastor, who will provide instruction and guidance.